REHABILITATION UNIT OF AUDIOLOGY AND SPEECH THEARPY
This unit provides comprehensive diagnostic and rehabilitative services in various speech and hearing disorders which include diagnostic audiology services, hearing therapy & hearing aid fitting & rehabilitation & speech therapy & training.
The unit is equipped with state of the art equipment and houses facilities for diagnostic audiometry, tympanometry, evoked response testing, hearing aid calibration, ear mould lab, play therapy, stroboscopy & computer aided speech analysis with VAGHMI & vocal-2, speech analysis with software.
Consultations with clinical experts in the unit are available every working day morning. All patients seen in the unit should however have had a previous consultation with the ENT medical staff. The unit has developed expertise in detection & evaluation of pediatric hearing impairment & with its rehabilitation & therapy. The facilities for cochlear implant programming, behavioral assessment and Neural response telemetry are available in the cochlear implant lab. The speech therapy services provide therapy for stammering, misarticulation, voice disorder, post laryngectomy, aphonia, cleft palate, and patients with hearing impairment.